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Business Plan in a Day

Thu 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Topic: Start-up Assistance

Create a strong business plan in 1/2 the time with twice the impact.

Can you really write a business plan in a day?

YES, it is really possible to write a business plan in one day - if you have a good sense of the business you want to start and you have the right resources and expertise available at your fingertips.

Research shows that companies that PLAN grow 30% faster.


  • Sample business plans to inspire you.

  • Follow along with FREE Business Plan Workbook provided.

  1. Value Proposition
  2. Market Need
  3. Your Solution
  4. Target Market
  5. Competition
  6. Funding Needs
  7. Sales Channels
  8. Marketing Activities
  9. Budget and Sales Goals
  10. Milestones
  11. Team
  • Tips and guidance to help you grow a better, smarter business.

  • Introduction to business planning software, tools and resources.

This event is open to the public (anyone can attend) and FREE, however, pre-registration is REQUIRED. Attendees will have a 1.5-hour lunch break to explore Downtown Kingsport on their own. Attendees are encouraged to bring a laptop or tablet computer to the workshop.

Speaker(s): Mark Bays - Director TSBDC at ETSU; David Graham - Assistant Director, TSBDC at ETSU; Aundrea Salyer - Senior Business Counselor, TSBDC at ETSU (Kingsport Affiliate Office).

Co-Sponsor(s): Kingsport Office of Small Business Development & Entrepreneurship (KOSBE); Kingsport Chamber; TSBDC, East Tennessee State University.

The cooperative agreement between KOSBE and East Tennessee State University is partially funded by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). SBA’s funding is not an endorsement of any products, opinions or services. SBA funded programs are extended to the public on a non-discriminatory basis. Additional funding is provided by the Tennessee Board of Regents and the state of Tennessee. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Please contact Madison Greene -; 400 Clinchfield Street, Suite 100, Kingsport, Tennessee 37660.

Fee: No Cost

Phone: 4233928825


Kingsport Chamber of Commerce | KOSBE
Kingsport Chamber of Commerce | KOSBE
Domtar Community Board Room
400 Clinchfield Street, Suite 100 Kingsport TN 37660